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A GM’s Perspective on the Online MBA

As a hospitality executive with over 19 years of international experience, André Erasmus is an excellent representative of the Online MBA cohort. He came into the program with an extensive background in the management of luxury hotels and resorts, including 7 pre-opening projects – 3 of which were in China – along with rebranding ventures, and strategic business development. He is currently the General Manager at the Wanda Hotels and

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Glion Online MBA alumnus talks about personalized service

Glion alumnus Marc Reissinger is the Area General Manager of the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) Resorts in Port Ghalib, of which InterContinental The Palace Port Ghalib resort won the “Zoover Highly Recommended” service excellence award for 2014. In this interview, Reissinger explains how the Glion Online MBA program has sharpened his leadership skills and how he inspires his teams to provide personalized service that meets the standards of the IHG

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Applying the Glion MBA beyond hospitality

JOHN WILLIAMS Glion Online Alumnus – Graduated in 2013 Associate Director, Global Campaigns, Thought Leadership & Vertical Propositions at Verizon Enterprise Solutions While earning his MBA with us, John Williams did not fit the profile of the typical Glion Online MBA student: He was not a hospitality executive but a thought leader in the technology industry. John excelled in the program, winning the Glion Dissertation Prize. He has worked in

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Sustainability lessons at Glion’s 4th MBA symposium

Sustainability is a popular buzzword today and a topic that future leaders definitely need to understand. As such, sustainability was the topic of this latest MBA Key series symposium hosted by Glion Institute of Higher Education with the collaboration of the Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) of Les Roches-Gruyère, HE-Arc Neuchatel and HEIG-VD Yverdon, which was held at the GIHE Bulle campus on September 16th. The symposium featured three key

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Why I chose Glion for my online MBA

Hello! My name is Ulysses Theoharis. I am of Greek origin and a few days ago I turned 46 years old. A couple of weeks ago, I concluded the GLION online MBA in International Hospitality and Service Industries Management after two years and eight months (this is how much it actually takes). Next week, beginning of September 2013 that is, I will be relocating with my family to Bangkok, Thailand

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